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Engkantos are at war in the Philippines in this HBO Originals miniseries
HBO Asia announced today the renewal of the network’s dark action fantasy series, Halfworlds, with the filming for the eight-part third season commencing in the Philippines in January and set to premiere exclusively on HBO GO and HBO in 2020.Internationally acclaimed filmaker ...
 
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Laurie Juspeczyk returns with a new last name, and a copy of Esquire that we will be talking about.
Laurie Blake likes to tell jokes these days. Thirty years after she—then known as Laurie Juspeczyk—failed to stop Adrian Veidt from killing millions in New York, she sits down in a booth designed to contact her ex-boyfriend Doctor Manhattan on Mars. She ...
 
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It’s the first Game of Thrones spin-off to be greenlit by HBO.
It was recently announced that HBO greenlit the Game of Thrones (GOT) prequel House of the Dragon, the first spinoff to get the thumbs up from the network. No premiere date has been given, but here’s everything we know so far:He still has to ...
 
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Murder, white supremacist cults, masked cops, and raining squid—we walk through the first episode of this brilliant new show.
To understand the baggage of Watchmen is to understand the history of comic books—and their transition to the biggest Hollywood genre of the modern era. Watchmen, a 12-issue comic series in the mid-'80s by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, fundamentally changed the ...
 
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Before streaming services went all-doc-everything, HBO set the genre's gold standard.
If you had to watch a documentary in high school, I'd bet it was either because teacher was sick, or didn't feel like dealing with a bunch of 14-year-olds for the day. Cue the free-period nap, drooling in the dark while tepid ...
 
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Military parades don't come cheap, apparently
One thing you can say for Chernobyl is that it's unlikely to spin out a 'director's cut' with about three minutes more footage, as Marvel has taken to doing to wring the last of the toothpaste out of the tube. Nobody who's watched Chernobyl sat back ...
 
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The HBO series starring Zendaya and produced by Drake unpacks modern teenage horrors, from revenge porn to prescription drugs. It's daring and dizzying stuff.
When the original series of Euphoria was released in Israel, the show followed teenagers carelessly having sex and taking drugs. When their parents fleetingly appeared on-screen the cameras avoided showing their faces.This technique has not been mirrored in the American adaptation of the show, ...
 
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Phillip Pullman’s celebrated classic is getting the small screen treatment.
Much was made of Chris Weitz’s effort to capture the magic of The Golden Compass story in 2007. A huge budget, stellar cast and a promising script fell victim to a slew of production-related controversies which saw the film remembered as a critical bomb ...
 
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"There was that kind of weird feeling of, ‘What the hell? We worked so hard.'"
Game of Thrones’ final season divided fans, and those who weren’t onboard with the way things shook out for Jon Snow, Arya Stark, and Westeros’ other heroes didn’t keep quiet about it. Millions signed a petition asking to have the season remade, others Google bombed ...
 
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It's a shame that such a poignant scene was muddied with so many flopping appendages.
Though Euphoria is only two episodes in, HBO's newest series has amassed more critical attention than most shows see through their entire run. Before the series debuted, word of statutory rape scenes and drug use swirled around the internet and into the minds of concerned parents hoping to ...
 
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Take the whole 'Bridge of Death' thing with a pinch of salt.
Chernobyl is very brilliant indeed, and quite a huge part of its brilliance is that it portrays shocking things happening as they actually did - the metal hinges on the reactor building's doors crumbling under intense radiation, the firefighters slowly putrefying and disintegrating, ...
 
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It looks like Nite Owl might be suiting up for Damon Lindelof's new HBO series after all.
The first teaser trailer for HBO's Watchmen is finally here, and we've got some questions. With a gang of vigilantes wearing Rorschach masks, the new series seems to be based around the return of superheroes–and the ensuing, potentially-apocalyptic, chaos that happens when gods from the ...
 
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Damon Lindelof's long-awaited new series takes place years after the seminal 1986 graphic novel.
HBO just dropped a teaser for their highly-anticipated Watchmen series, and, shit, does it look stunning. Boasting a cast that includes Jeremy Irons, Tim Blake Nelson, Regina King, and Don Johnson, the series sees a world where superheroes no longer exist. But, as the trailer shows, it ...
 
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The Golden Company army could mean another Targaryen is sailing toward Westeros.
The new trailer for Game of Thrones Season Eight has one brief scene showing a fleet of Greyjoy ships filled with golden soldiers sailing toward Westeros. It's an ominous scene, because in Season Seven Cersei Lannister sent Euron Greyjoy to Essos to recruit the ...
 
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The final season of Game of Thrones premieres 14 April
As we inch closer to the long awaited final season of Game of Thrones, details are slowly trickling out—and by details, I mean anything HBO will allow out of its top-secret production. On Monday, with fewer than 40 days until Season Eight premieres, Entertainment Weekly published a ...
 
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Arya Stark encounters a dragon for the very first time
Considering Games of Thrones season 8 will boast six feature-length episodes, there’s probably not a lot to be gleaned from HBO’s new 5-second teaser trailer.Even the most speculative of Westeros fans have struggled to extract a solid fan theory from the footage, which sees ...
 
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Don't stop believing! [smash cut to black]
Well before Game of Thrones came to be, HBO was pumping out premium content. Actually, if you're enjoying this "golden age of television," then you probably have HBO to thank. The premium cable broadcaster is responsible for some of the most prolific television shows of ...
 
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It involves dragons. Obviously.
Photos of the Belfast studios where Game of Thrones is being shot have given us what fans claim is an tiny insight into how it might all end in season eight.A photo taken on 20 May and shared by the account Irish Thrones shows ...
 
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The film director (and fan) talks about the small-screen shows that inspired him.
10 | Game Of Thrones followed their best season ever with something that felt a bit rushed and forced. To be fair, I think season 7 was underwhelming only because GoT really is one of the best shows this decade, if not ...
 
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Pop hits, powerlifting, and hardcore porn
Now a big-screen star in X-Men: Days of Future Past, Peter Dinklage's breakout role was undoubtedly that of Thrones fan favorite Tyrion Lannister. But in his pre-Imp days, Peter won plaudits for a stint on edgy cable drama Nip/Tuck and his performance in both the U.K. ...
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